This Week in Beer: Oct. 29 – Nov. 4, 2012

We frequently get updates for our This Week in Beer post after our regular 9:00 am publishing time. Any edited listing will have UPDATE at the beginning of the listing.

Monday, Oct. 29th – Beer of the Day Special at Rock Bottom Brewery
Each Monday, Mitch the brew master at Rock Bottom highlights a beer and you can enjoy it for just $3.25 all day.

Tuesday, Oct. 30th at 7:00 pm – Monthly Keg Tapping at Hofbräuhaus Newport
This month, it’s the Weizenbock. (The tapping was moved to Tuesday night due to Halloween being this Wednesday.)

Tuesday, Oct. 30th – Pint Night at Rock Bottom Brewery
Purchase a logo pint glass filled with your favorite Rock Bottom beer for just $5.95, refills are only $3.00 and you keep the glass.

Wednesday, Oct. 31st – Pint Night at UC’s Catskeller

UPDATE – Wednesday, Oct. 31st from 5:00 to 10:00 pm – Trick or Treat like a Belgian at Taste of Belgium
Pumpkin waffles along with Timmermans Pumpkin Lambic and Hopping Frog Double Pumpkin on draft

Wednesday, Oct. 31st from 5:30 to 8:00 pm – $3 Drafts at Marty’s Hops and Vines

UPDATE – Thursday, Nov. 1st at 5:00 pm – Quaff Bros. Joseph Stout Keg Tapping at Taste of Belgium
Brewed by Listermann Brewing, this beer is brewed with Taste of Belgium’s Belgian roast coffee and then aged in 18 year bourbon barrels.

Thursday, Nov. 1st at 6:00-8:00 pm – Leinenkugel Mixology: Beer Cocktails 101 at the Party Source
From the Party Source:

Join Ryan Shore, State Manager of Leinenkugel’s for an evening showcasing the hot trend of mixing beers for cocktails. Ryan will prove to us that beer is no longer just Ales and Lagers; it is in fact the new wine and can also find fans of martinis and flavorful cocktails alike.

Cost is $20.00 per person.

Thursday, Nov. 1st at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night Thursdays at Cock & Bull (all three locations)
The beers for this week’s Pint Night Thursdays are: Covington – Founders Breakfast Stout, Hyde Park – Stone Arrogant Bastard, and Glendale – Great Lakes Eliot Ness.

Thursday, Nov. 1st at 6:00 pm – Firkin Tapping at Rock Bottom Brewery

Friday, Nov. 2nd from 5:00 pm to 2:30 am – Widmer Bros. Tasting at the Lackman
Drafts include Marionberry Hibiscus Gose, SXNW (South By NorthWest), Nelson Imperial IPA and BRRR. Bottled beer include Brrrbon vertical of ’10, ’11, & ‘12. They will also a special cocktail named the Big Pink Mule. It is Marionberry Hibiscus Gose, gin, mint infused simple syrup, fresh lime juice, splash of soda, lime wedge and mint leaf garnish.

Friday, Nov. 2nd from 6:00-7:00 pm – Friday Night Flights Beer Tasting at Party Town in Florence

Friday, Nov. 2nd from 6:00-8:00 pm – Beer Tasting at Cork ‘N Bottle (Buttermilk Pike-Crescent Springs)

Friday, Nov. 2nd – Firkin Friday at Cock & Bull Hyde Park

Saturday, Nov. 3rd from 1:00-5:00pm – Beer Bash at Cork ‘N Bottle Covington
Taste 30 to 40 beers for $10 per person or $8 for Club Cork members.

Saturday, Nov. 3rd from 5:00-8:00pm – Beer Tasting at Ludlow Wines

Saturday, Nov. 3rd from 6:00-10:00 pm – Wine, Art, Beer and Cigar Festival
Go to for more information. Beer list is also available on their web site.